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Kogan recalls portable charger over fire risk
Power bank was sold from November 2018 to August 2019.
Nov 13 2020, 9:42AM
Amazon-owned digital doorbells recalled
Consumer watchdog raises alert over Ring Video Doorbell.
Nov 13 2020, 9:40AM
USB charger recalled due to fire or electric shock risk
A four-port USB charging station sold by Factorie does not comply with electrical safety standards, the company says.
Apr 10 2018, 4:04PM
Phone charger recalled due to electric shock risk
If you bought this 3Sixt wall charger either stand-alone or with a Galaxy S8 or S8+, you should stop using it.
Feb 27 2018, 5:24AM
HP recalls laptops due to battery fire risk
Multiple models are affected by yet another notebook battery recall.
Feb 19 2018, 9:53AM
Lenovo recalls some laptop models due to overheating fears
Do you own a ThinkPad X1 Carbon? Here’s how to tell if it could be affected, and what to do if it is.
Feb 7 2018, 4:21PM
Are you the unlucky router buyer?
A single example of a faulty wireless mesh router is thought to be in the wild.
Dec 4 2017, 7:46PM
Panasonic tough tablet subject to 'battery recall'
The battery pack supplied with some models of the Toughpad FZ-G1 may pose "a fire risk", according to the ACCC.
Apr 19 2017, 9:38AM
JB Hi-Fi recalls universal charger
A defect in some of the chargers could potentially result in fire or serious injury, according to the recall notice.
Feb 27 2017, 11:42AM
Photos: inside the Note 7 testing labs
See how extensive testing found that batteries were, according to Samsung, the cause of severe overheating of Galaxy Note 7 smartphones.
Jan 24 2017, 10:46AM
Samsung explains how batteries caused Note 7 overheating
The smartphone manufacturer has announced the results of extensive testing into the cause of the problem, and new quality assurance measures.
Jan 23 2017, 2:43PM
Two recalls: be careful what you plug in
A 'PowerCube' and a plug for a power adapter have been recalled over the last few weeks. Here's what to do if you have one.
Jan 9 2017, 1:53PM
Toshiba extends notebook battery recall
The ACCC has issued an urgent warning to more Toshiba laptop users over fears batteries could overheat and catch on fire.
Nov 17 2016, 2:55PM
Samsung re-recalls Galaxy Note7
Things have gone from bad to worse for Samsung.
Oct 13 2016, 5:21AM
Samsung replacing Galaxy Note7 handsets following recall
Galaxy Note7 replacements are arriving. Here's how to tell which handsets don't have the overheating flaw.
Sep 20 2016, 11:50AM
Samsung to recall Galaxy Note 7 after overheating reports
Samsung acknowledges the handset has a 'battery cell issue'.
Sep 2 2016, 7:15PM
HP batteries recalled
Another batch of notebook batteries has been recalled due to potential overheating.
Jun 21 2016, 11:29AM
Surface Pro power cables recalled
We reported a spate of safety recalls relating to tech products last winter, and while all seemed quiet since then we now have the first recall of 2016 and it involves one of the biggest names in the IT industry.
Jan 25 2016, 4:41PM
Defective PowerGuard tablet chargers recalled
Certain PowerGuard tablet chargers have been recalled as they pose a safety hazard.
Aug 10 2015, 4:15PM
Power cables, power banks recalled due to fire risk
Two products that may be in or around your office are subject to safety recalls. A mains cable and a power bank have been recalled as they may present fire hazards.
May 11 2015, 1:25PM
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